BSD MED - Section Administrator: Hematology and Oncology
Research Staff- Pearson
About the Department
The Pearson Lab performs data science and machine learning
research for clinical oncology applications. The Pearson Lab is
situated in the Section of Hematology/Oncology within the
Department of Medicine in the Biological Sciences Division of the
University of Chicago.
Under direct supervision, this job performs a broad range of
operational activities, which may include collecting, organizing,
curating, and analyzing information from various internal and
external data sets and systems. This job also performs assignments
related to data manipulation, statistical applications,
programming, analysis and modeling. This job will also perform
project management work such as managing timelines, communications
with collaborators, and meeting organization. This job may also
perform manual digital image annotations for clinical and basic
science projects with supervision from content experts.
- Assists in analyzing data for the purpose of extracting
applicable information. Performs research projects that provide
analysis for a number of programs and initiatives.
- May assist staff or faculty members with data manipulation,
statistical applications, programming, analysis and modeling on a
scheduled or ad-hoc basis.
- Performs task management activities for ongoing projects. This
may include professional communication with collaborators, timeline
management, and meeting organization.
- Performs manual digital file or image annotation with
instruction and supervision.
- Collects, organizes, and may analyze information from the
University's various internal data systems as well as from external
- Maintains and analyzes statistical models using general
knowledge of best practices in machine learning and statistical
inference. Performs maintenance on large and complex research and
administrative datasets. Responds to requests and engages other IT
resources as needed.
- Performs other related work as needed.
Minimum requirements include a college or university degree in
Minimum requirements include knowledge and skills developed
through < 2 years of work experience in a related job
- 2-3 years of relevant work experience.
- Resume (required)
- Cover Letter (required)
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Experience page, in the section titled Application Documents of the
Scheduled Weekly Hours
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Health Screen Required
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